International Leadership Postings

We work with search committees around the globe at a variety of different international schools to fill positions like Superintendent, Head of School, Principal, Assistant Principal, Admissions Director, and other administrative leadership roles. View some of our past leadership searches.

Take a look at some of our current searches below to learn more about these great opportunities. Follow the application instructions at the end of each posting’s announcement to apply to these great position openings.

High School Assistant Principal
American International School of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

American International School of Johannesburg (AISJ) is a leading pre-K through grade 12 co-educational school founded in 1982. AISJ is situated on two beautiful and spacious campuses, with state-of-the-art facilities that serve Johannesburg and Pretoria. AISJ is a truly international community which values and embraces the diversity of its students, faculty and staff.

Application Deadline: September 10, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Elementary School Principal
International School of Dakar
Dakar, Senegal

The International School of Dakar (ISD) is an independent, English- medium international school which offers a rigorous, international Pre- K3 to Grade 12 curriculum. ISD is a diverse community of learners that fosters creativity, open- mindedness, responsibility and excellence. As an IB World School, ISD promotes student achievement and global citizenship.

Application Deadline: September 26, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Principal
The Anglo-American School of Moscow
Moscow, Russia

The Anglo-American School of Moscow, Russia (AAS) was established in 1949 in the pressroom of the British Embassy and chartered by the Founding Embassies, American, British, and Canadian Embassies, for the dependents of the employees of those missions. It began with the mission of supporting the dependents of the employees of these missions and with a vision to grow to enroll students representing many nationalities.

Application Deadline: September 30, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Director
International School of Belgrade
Belgrade, Serbia

The International School of Belgrade is an independent, not for profit, coeducational day school that offers an educational program from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 for 435 students representing more than 40 nationalities. The school is incorporated as a nonprofit institution in the United States. As of June 2006, the school achieved legal status in the Republic of Serbia through a bilateral agreement between the Government of the United States and the Republic of Serbia. Founded in 1948, the school will celebrate its 75th anniversary next year.

Application Deadline: September 30, 2022
Start Date: July 2023

Secondary School Principal
Nanjing International School
Nanjing, China

Established in 1992, Nanjing International School is the first IB Continuum school in China. It is an inclusive learning community inspiring international mindedness, personal excellence, creative thinking. People in NIS live and breathe their mission. Their strong sense of community is held by students, parents and staff, reflecting over 30 different nationalities.

Application Deadline: October 30, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Head of Upper School
The International School of Amsterdam
Amstelveen, Netherlands

The International School of Amsterdam is a globally recognized leader in education for international understanding. Founded in 1964, ISA was the first school in the world to offer all core IB programmes. Located in the green city of Amstelveen, ISA offers state-of-the-art facilities to students between the ages of 2 to 18, representing around 60 nationalities. Today, ISA continues to be a leader in education for international understanding—inspiring its diverse community of students to learn and live with purpose through a dynamic academic curriculum that embraces global perspectives and respects the identity, experiences, and aspirations of individual students.

Application Deadline: October 7, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Head of School
Cambridge Academy Ethiopia
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Cambridge Academy Ethiopia (CAE) is a multicultural, international, British-curriculum based school. CAE’s vision is to encourage and nurture the love of learning in every child. Through the delivery of an internationally renowned program of knowledge, the School aims to provide the opportunity to develop leadership qualities and enable its students to follow the pathway to lifelong learning.

Application Deadline: October 3, 2022
Start Date: November 2022

Director
Pechersk School International
Kyiv, Ukraine

Pechersk School International is a school located in Kyiv, Ukraine. It provides education ranging from the early childhood-level, to the end of the IB diploma-programme. PSI is a dynamic, diverse, not-for-profit international school community.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: September 19, 2022
Start Date: July 2023

Principal
United World College of Southern Africa
Waterford Kamhlaba

Waterford Kamhlaba United World College of Southern Africa (WKUWCSA), one of 18 international schools and colleges in the UWC educational movement, is located in Mbabane, Eswatini. Waterford Kamhlaba was established by Michael Stern in 1963. The school’s mission was similar to the philosophy of the UWC movement, and Waterford became the fourth member school of the UWC movement in 1981.

Application Deadline: September 23, 2022
Start Date: July 2023

Founding Head of School
KIS International School
Pathum Thani, Thailand

KIS was established in 1998 as Kesinee International School, one of the first authorized IB PYP schools in Thailand. The school was founded on the mission and vision to provide students with quality education that is both engaging and inspiring. Today, KIS has grown to be a fully authorized four (4) IB Programme School with students from Early Years 1 to Grade 12, one of the most respected international schools in the country, and soon to be one school with two campuses.

Application Deadline: September 26, 2022
Start Date: July 2023

Director
American International School of Lesotho
Maseru, Lesotho

The American International School of Lesotho (AISL) is a non-profit, independent, coeducational day school that offers an American educational program to students from preschool (age 3) through 8th grade (age 14). The school was founded in 1991 to serve the needs of the American community and other students seeking English-language education.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: September 18, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

High School Principal
Jakarta Intercultural School
Jakarta, Indonesia

The Jakarta Intercultural School (JIS) was established in 1951 to cater to the children of a growing expatriate community in Indonesia’s capital. Over the decades, JIS’s own diverse community of students, staff and faculty members from across the globe – the mighty Dragons – grew to take up three expansive campuses equipped with innovative learning facilities.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: September 19, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Head of School
Haile-Manas Academy
Debre Birhan, Ethiopia

Haile-Manas Academy is a top private college preparatory co-ed residential school for high-achieving, goal-oriented students of promise in Debre Birhan, Ethiopia. A project of Ethiopia Education Initiatives, a US-based not-for-profit organization.

Application Deadline: December 31, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Principal (Pre-K - Grade 8)
The American International School of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

The American International School of Johannesburg (AISJ) is a leading pre-K through grade 12 co-educational school founded in 1982. AISJ is situated on two beautiful and spacious campuses, with state-of-the-art facilities that serve Johannesburg and Pretoria. AISJ is a truly international community which values and embraces the diversity of its students, faculty and staff.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: August 31, 2022
Start Date: July 2023

High School Principal
Western Academy of Beijing
Beijing, China

The Western Academy of Beijing (WAB) is a non-profit, independent, co-educational day school for children of foreign nationals in Beijing that offers a challenging, caring and joyful educational experience from Early Years through Grade 12. The school’s philosophy has at its core the deep-seated and conscientious conviction that students must be prepared to act as engaged global citizens, and all school constituents share in the warmth, trust and vitality that are born of such a compelling and passionate calling.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Secondary School Principal (G 6-8)
Bavarian International School
Munich, Germany

Bavarian International School (BIS) is a non-profit educational institution with two campuses (Haimhausen and Munich-Schwabing). Approximately 1,200 children and young people from more than 60 nations between the ages of 3 and 18 attend the private all-day school. Personalised education, innovative and holistic learning as well as an international mindset characterise the educational philosophy under the motto “Believe. Inspire. Succeed.”

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: August 6, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Deputy Head of School for Operations and Finance
Vientiane International School
Vientiane, Laos

Vientiane International School (VIS) is a coeducational, independent, nonprofit IB World School. VIS began as Vientiane Learning Center in 1991 near Wat Simuang by a volunteer group of expatriate families who wanted to form a school for their own children. The Government of the Lao PDR grants Letter of Authority, establishing VIS as a school under the auspices of the United Nations. It is the only school in Laos to be accredited by two International Organizations: the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Council of International Schools (CIS).

Application Deadline: June 30, 2022
Start Date: August 2023

Head of School
Learning Skills International School
Accra, Ghana

Learning Skills International School was established in September 1986 in Osu, a suburb of Accra, Ghana and expanded to Adjiringanor in 2009. LSIS has a long tradition of academic excellence, care and nurture of children. From its humble beginnings of just over 10 students, LSIS has grown steadily over the past three decades to become the preeminent early childhood development centre in Accra at both campuses.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: August 15, 2022
Start Date: January 2023

Founding Principal (Head of School)
STS International School, Sun Valley
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Sun Valley School will be a Cambridge Curriculum School hosting students up through grade 8 for the first year and then upgraded yearly through grade 12 as per the standard affiliation process. This will start during the 2023-2024 academic year.

Applications No Longer Being Accepted

Application Deadline: April 29, 2022
Start Date: June 2022

Elementary Principal
American School Foundation of Guadalajara
Guadalajara, Mexico

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Start Date: July 2023

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